James Sweely

July 14, 1921-Feb. 13, 2013

SLAYTON – Services for James Joseph Sweely, 91, of Slayton are at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at St. Ann’s Church in Slayton. Burial is at St. Ann’s Cemetery Slayton. Military honors accorded by the Slayton American Legion Post and the Slayton VFW Post.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the services at the church on Sunday. Totzke Funeral Home of Slayton is entrusted with arrangements.

He died Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, at Our House Hospice Home in Slayton.

He was born July 14, 1921, in Tracy, to Joseph and Rose Brady Sweely. He enlisted in the United States Army Sept. 21, 1942, and was honorably discharged Sept. 12, 1945.

Survivors include his children, Jack of Slayton, Michael of Phoenix, Ariz., and Becky of Hopkins; two grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.